Christmas

Stained Glass Sugar Cookies

Ingredients 3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg, beaten 1 Tablespoon milk 2 teaspoons clear vanilla extract (almond or lemon extract work, too) Powdered sugar, for rolling out the dough Assorted colored hard candies, such as Jolly Ranchers or …

Beef Braciole (Stuffed Flank Steak)

Ingredients 1/3 cup water 2 Tablespoons butter 1 cup dry stuffing cubes 1 1/2 pounds flank steak 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 clove garlic, minced 2/3 cup grated Pecorino Romano cheese 4 tablespoons freshly chopped Italian parsley leaves, divided 1/2 cup diced onion 1/2 green bell pepper, diced salt and black pepper 15 oz …

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Ingredients 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 4 ounces (1/2 cup) butter, or organic vegetable shortening 3 large eggs, lightly beaten 15 ounces (2 cups) sugar, or low carb sweetener 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons vanilla bean paste or vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 8.4 ounces ( 2 cups) all purpose flour, , low carb baking …